At Stonehill we celebrate different Languages and Cultures each
month. We have already learned about Spanish and Arabic.
Each month we try to learn a few useful phrases and words, to answer
the register and say "please" and "thank you".
A big thank you to all the parents who have come in and supported Mrs
Whittemore with spelling and demonstrating the language for us to
Over the coming months we will be looking at Italian, Hindi, German,
Irish, Tamil, Mandarin, Nepali, Polish, Spanish and finally Makaton.
If you or your family would like us to feature a language you speak at
home or one of your relatives speak please come as speak to Mrs
This school year we begin our languages with Hindi in September
followed by Africans in October to support our South African pupils in
Year 3 and Year 5. This will be followed by Arabic in November and
Makaton in December.
We will begin the summer term in April looking at the German
language followed by Nepalese in May Spanish and Italian in June and
In January 2019, we will be looking at the Polish language to welcome
our Polish speaking children and families in Year 2. In February we will
take a deeper look into Tamil from Sri Lanka followed by Mandarin in
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